Katherine is Master of Design candidate at Carnegie Mellon University. She recently received her Master of Arts in Design at Carnegie Mellon and had earned a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology, with a focus on ethnographic research, from Kenyon College.
Prior to her graduate studies, she worked for Pittsburgh-based engineering firms as a consultant on archaeological surveys and excavations. While pursuing her MDes, she continues to work for REI as a visual specialist and bicycle mechanic.